James Richardson, Snr, SV/PROG

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James Richardson, Snr, SV/PROG

Birthdate: (46)
Birthplace: Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Thornhill, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Place of Burial: Thornhill, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles Richardson, Snr and Lucy Richardson
Husband of Sarah Richardson, SM/PROG and Mary Rachel Pirie
Father of John Richardson, Snr; Emma Long; Lucy Wright and Charles Richardson, Jnr

Occupation: Corn dealer
Managed by: Jennifer Ann Goldhill
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About James Richardson, Snr, SV/PROG

1820 British Settler

James Richardson 25, Corn dealer, and Leader of this Party, together with his wife Sarah Charlton 29, and their 2 children and 3 stepchildren, were members of Richardson's Party of 36 Settlers on the Settler Ship Stentor.

Party originated from Lancashire, England.

Departed Liverpool, 13 January 1820. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town - 19 March 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : George River, Albany.

Children :

  • John Richardson 4
  • Emma Richardson 3

Stepchildren :

  • Elizabeth Senior 12
  • James Senior 8
  • Martha Senior 8






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James Richardson, Snr, SV/PROG's Timeline

August 24, 1794
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
February 8, 1815
Age 20
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
May 19, 1817
Age 22
Liverpool, UK
Age 38
Age 40
Grahamstown, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
November 5, 1840
Age 46
Thornhill, Eastern Cape, South Africa
November 7, 1840
Age 46
Thornhill, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa